Faculty research from the Mechanical Engineering department.


Submissions from 2021


Morphology Control Of One-Dimensional Gallium Nitride Nanostructures by Modulating the Crystallinity of Sacrificial Gallium Oxide Templates, Yun Taek Ko, Mijeong Park, Jingyeong Park, Jaeyun Moon, Yong Ho Choa, and Young In Lee


Silk Fibroin Supraparticles Created by the Evaporation of Colloidal Ouzo Droplets, Ashley Lamb, Fengjie He, Shengjie Zhai, and Hui Zhao

Reflections on Low-Dose Radiation, the Misconceptions, Reality and Moving Forward, M. Lips, E. Anderson, T. Nakamura, F. Harris, G. Schneider, J. Zic, C. Sanders, J. Owen, J. Hondros, and A. De Ruvo

Reflection on the Proposed Changes to Dose Quantities - An Industrial Perspective, M. Lips, E. Anderson, K. Nishida, G. Schneider, J. Zic, Charlotta Sanders, J. Owen, J. Hondros, and A. De Ruvo


Under Pressure: Hydrogel Swelling in a Granular Medium, Jean François Louf, Nancy B. Lu, Margaret G. O'Connell, H. Jeremy Cho, and Sujit S. Datta

AC Insulator-Based Dielectrophoretic Focusing of Particles and Cells in an "infinite" Microchannel, Amirreza Malekanfard, Shayesteh Beladi-Behbahani, Tzuen Rong Tzeng, Hui Zhao, and Xiangchun Xuan

Interplay of Induced Charge Electroosmosis and Electrothermal Flow in Insulator-Based Dielectrophoresis, Amirreza Malekanfard, Zhijian Liu, Hui Zhao, Yongxin Song, and Xiangchun Xuan

Heat and Mass Transfer Advances for Energy Conservation and Pollution Control in a Renewable and Sustainable Energy Transition, Ting Ma, Yitung Chen, Aleksandr N. Pavlenko, and Qiuwang Wang

Exploring the Evolution of Engineering Students' Feelings of Inclusion in Their College and the Broader Scientific Community, Melissa Lynn Morris, Joseph Dygert, and Robin A.M. Hensel


Effect of Heat Treatment on Microstructure and Hardness of a Worn Rail Repaired Using Laser Powder Deposition, Ershad Mortazavian, Zhiyong Wang, and Hualiang Teng

Finite Element Investigation of Thermal-kinetic-mechanical Evolutions during Laser Powder Deposition as an Innovative Technique for Rail Repair, Ershad Mortazavian, Zhiyong Wang, and Hualiang Teng

Measurement of Residual Stresses in Laser 3d Printed Train Rail Using X-Ray Diffraction Technique, Ershad Mortazavian, Zhiyong Wang, and Hualiang Teng

Tailored Synthesis of Molybdenum-Selenide/Selenium/Sodium-Molybdate Hybrid Composites as a Promising Anode for Lithium-Ion and Sodium-Ion Batteries, Tuan Loi Nguyen, Viet Duc Phung, Kaleab Ayalew, Dongwon Chun, Il Tae Kim, Kwang J. Kim, and Jaeyun Moon

A Hyperelastic Porous Media Framework for Ionic Polymer-Metal Composite Actuators and Sensors: Thermodynamically Consistent Formulation and Nondimensionalization of the Field Equations, Zakai J. Olsen and Kwang J. Kim

Leveraging Changes in Engineering and Computer Science Curricula to Engender Inclusive Professional Identities in Students, Blaine Austin Pedersen, Robin A.M. Hensel, Sumaia Ali Raisa, Rebecca A. Atadero, A. M.Aramati Casper, Ronald R. DeLyser, Christopher D. Griffin, Scott T. Leutenegger, Melissa Lynn Morris, Christina Paguyo, Jody Paul, Seoyeon Park, Karen E. Rambo-Hernandez, and Breigh Nonte Roszelle

Valuing Diversity and Enacting Inclusion in Engineering (VDEIE): Validity Evidence for a New Scale, Karen E. Rambo-Hernandez, Rebecca A. Atadero, Christina H. Paguyo, Melissa Morris, Seoyeon Park, A.M. Aramati Casper, Blaine Austin Pedersen, Jeremy Schwartz, and Robin A.M. Hensel


Direct Energy Deposition of Mo Powder Prepared by Electrode Induction Melting Gas Atomization, Goo Won Roh, Eun Soo Park, Jaeyun Moon, Hojun Lee, and Jongmin Byun

A World’s Dilemma ‘Upon Which the Sun Never Sets’: The Nuclear Waste Management Strategy (Part III): Australia, Belgium, Czech Republic, Netherlands, and Romania, Mark Callis Sanders and Charlotta E. Sanders

Humanoid Loco-Manipulation of Pushed Carts Utilizing Virtual Reality Teleoperation, Jean Chagas Vaz, Dylan Wallace, and Paul Y. Oh

Humanoid Interaction with Material-Moving Carts and Wheelbarrows, Jean C. Vaz, Norberto Torres-Reyes, and Paul Y. Oh

Effects of Alkali and Oxidation Treatments on Efficiency and Stability of CdS/CIGS Solar Cells, Curtis Walkons, Theresa M. Friedlmeier, Stefan Paetel, Wolfram Hempel, Marco Nardone, Edward Barnard, Kyoung E. Kweon, Vincenzo Lordi, and Shubhra Bansal

Evaluation of Different Krylov Subspace Methods for Simulation of the Water Faucet Problem, Hong-Yang Wei, Kevin Briggs, Victor Quintanilla, and Yi-Tung Chen

The Numerical Simulation and Analysis of Turbulent Flow Behavior in 5 × 5 Fuel Rod Bundle With Split-Type Mixing Vane, Hongyang Wei, Victor Quintanilla, Yi-Tung Chen, Peiyao Qi, Xing Li, Shouxu Qiao, and Sichao Tan

Multiplexed Colorimetric Detection of SARS-CoV-2 and Other Pathogens in Wastewater on a 3D Printed Integrated Microfluidic Chip, Kun Yin, Xiong Ding, Zhiheng Xu, Ziyue Li, Xingyu Wang, Hui Zhao, Clifford Otis, Baikun Li, and Changchun Liu

A Bioinspired Hybrid Light-Trapping Structure and Its Fabrication for Thin-Film Solar Cells, Yihong Zhao, Ming Zhu, Shengjie Zhai, and Hui Zhao